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Thursday, March 4, 2021 7:00 PM

Commercial Court: Compliance With Arbitral Preconditions a Question of Admissibility

A recent decision by the English Commercial Court indicates that failure to comply with a precondition to arbitration (such as an obligation to

Thursday, March 4, 2021 7:00 PM

Malaysian High Court clarifies limits of post-award court intervention

For the first time in recent years, the Malaysian courts have clarified the limits of judicial intervention under Malaysian law once an arbitral

Thursday, March 4, 2021 7:00 PM

When Mediating in Colorado, Sign a Settlement Memorandum During the Mediation

In Tuscany Custom Homes, LLC v. John B. Westover, et al., No. 2020CA1724, the Colorado Court of Appeals held that post-mediation communications from

Thursday, March 4, 2021 7:00 PM

PRC court sets aside cryptocurrency award on public interest grounds

Shenzhen Intermediate People’s Court has ordered that an arbitral award made by Shenzhen Arbitration Commission (also known as Shenzhen Court of

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Greener Arbitrations - The Way Forward in International Dispute Resolution?

The drive towards sustainable change looks set to continue in 2021, with climate change issues continuing to receive attention from ESG-minded

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Five key contract terms to incorporate in contract for remote alternative dispute resolution

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it has often proven difficult, if not impossible, to hold traditional in-person arbitrations and mediations due to

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

The China International Commercial Court

To provide judicial support for the Belt & Road Initiative ("BRI"), the Supreme People's Court of the People's Republic of China ("Supreme Court"

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Law firm arbitration agreement with client requires full disclosure of upside and downside, NJ court rules

Law firms that want to include mandatory arbitration provisions in their client engagement agreements must explain to the client the benefits and

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

English Court rules that pre-conditions to arbitration are not matters of jurisdiction

The English High Court has declined to set aside an arbitral award, despite the fact that the Defendant had allegedly failed to comply with certain

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Why the Equine Market Should Know About and Embrace International Arbitration

Anyone in the business of buying and selling horses across Borders or oceans should consider using arbitration clauses in their commercial contracts

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Savoir quantifier les conséquences dommageables

Très reconnu dans le domaine de l’arbitrage, FTI Consulting intervient sur l’ensemble des aspects économiques et financiers des contentieux

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

The long shadow of the Achmea judgment

The judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in Achmea continues to have a startling and wide impact, this time potentially

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Federal Court relies on its original jurisdiction to enforce a domestic commercial arbitration award

In First Solar (Australia) Pty Ltd, in the matter of Lyon Infrastructure Investments Pty Ltd v Lyon Infrastructure Investments Pty Ltd (No 2) 2021

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Amendments to EU-Mexico Trade Agreement and investment arbitration

Mexico and the European Union have agreed to update the EU-Mexico Free Trade Agreement, which aims to improve, among other things, the settlement of

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Mediation in Arbitration Podcast: The Profile of Mediation in Arbitration

We are pleased to share this Mediation in Arbitration podcast, in which Craig Tevendale, Chris Parker and Rebecca Warder discuss the results of the

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Rise in arbitration cases in 2020 despite reduced Volume of in person hearings due to coronavirus pandemic

Most arbitration institutions that have released their statistics for 2020 have reported increased caseloads andor claim amounts, despite the

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Dealing with Obstacles to Mediation

In this fourth podcast from our series on how to best represent your client at mediation, David Hossack and Laura McKenna explore some of the

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Clause d’arbitrage : rejet d’action collective fondée sur l’interruption des affaires en raison de la COVID-19

Le 14 janvier 2021, le juge Gary D.D. Morrison de la Cour supérieure du Québec (la Cour ) a rendu une décision clé dans le cadre de laquelle il a

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Mediation in Arbitration: A snapshot into trends and developments

Herbert Smith Freehills and the London Chamber of Arbitration and Mediation (LCAM) have conducted a joint snapshot survey to delve into trends in

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

To adjudicate or not to adjudicate? Actually, there is no choice under Clause W2.4 of the NEC3

Do the parties to an NEC3 contract incorporating an Option W2 dispute resolution procedure have to adjudicate on a dispute first before they can go

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Former U.S. bankruptcy court judge joins JAMS as arbitrator and mediator

JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Important Changes to International Arbitration Procedures

To all our friends with international projects, partners, or contracts, please take note of some significant changes to one of the potential sets of

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

The availability of anti-suit relief, despite delay (Specialised Vessel Services Ltd v MOP Marine Nigeria Ltd)

The acknowledged starting point when seeking anti-suit injunctive relief is you must act promptly, but is that the whole story?

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:00 PM

Adjudication, on demand bonds, and (no) fraud

In another adjudication first in Ireland, the High Court was required to decide in Construgomes & Carlos Gomes SA v Dragados Ireland Limited, BAM

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

2020 Consumer Financial Services Year in Review & A Look Ahead

2020 was a transformative year for the consumer financial services world. As we navigated an unprecedented volume of industry regulation, Troutman

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

Partial Win for Company Facing Nationwide ATDS Class Action: Court cannot Exercise Personal Jurisdiction Over Out-of-State Named Plaintiffs, but Arbitration Clause “Unconscionable” and ATDS Allegations Sufficient

Facing a nationwide TCPA class action for calls allegedly made using an ATDS, DirecTV sought partial dismissal on multiple grounds: (1) the lack of

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

FRAND License Disputes: Litigation and ADR

A party to a dispute making a conscious decision whether to litigate or arbitrate does not occur as often as some might think. The decision is often

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

Cross-border Deals Under the New PRC Civil Code Series - Recorded Webinar

The PRC Civil Code (1,260 articles in total), together with the PRC Supreme Court's eight new Judicial Interpretations on it, have entered into

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

Latin America Dispute Resolution Update - The Latest Developments in Cross-Border Disputes Involving the US and Latin America

This edition offers insights regarding COVID-19 ’s impact on mergers and acquisitions and on construction projects, recent changes to International

Monday, March 1, 2021 7:00 PM

Pre-Action Protocol for Business-To-Business Debt Claims - A Useful Tool in the Post-Pandemic World

At a time when receivables are slow and companies need to keep their cashflow constantly under review the Pre-Action Protocol for

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